Jim Waller

Anacortes knocks North Whidbey out of district tournament / 10-12 baseball

Anacortes broke open a close game with an 11-run sixth inning to defeat North Whidbey 21-13 in a Major Little League district tournament elimination game… Continue reading

Central Whidbey rolls by Sedro-Woolley / 10-12 baseball

Getting its offense back in gear, Central Whidbey whipped Sedro-Woolley 10-1 in the District 11 Major Little League tournament Wednesday, July 10, at Oak Harbor’s… Continue reading

North Whidbey no-hit in district opener / 10-12 baseball

The North Whidbey Major Little League all-star team was on the wrong end of a no-hitter in its opening game of the district tournament Tuesday,… Continue reading

Central Whidbey falls in district opener / 10-12 baseball

Central Whidbey Little League ran into a buzz saw in the opening round of the District 11 Major League all-star tournament Monday, July 8, at… Continue reading

Spring athletes receive letters, awards

Along with the school year recently coming to a close, the 2018-19 high school sports teams wrapped up their seasons. Following are the varsity letters,… Continue reading

Steckman sails to 2nd in North American Championships

Oak Harbor’s Dave Steckman and his boat Juan Solo finished second to Seattle’s Mark Bradner aboard Return in the San Juan 24 North American Championships… Continue reading

Hammerheads fall at state / 10-12 softball

The stay was short, but they should be back. The Central Whidbey Little League major softball team (ages 10-12) lost its first two games at… Continue reading

OHYC hosts San Juan 24 championships / Sailing

The San Juan 24 North America Championship Regatta takes sail this weekend. The Oak Harbor Yacht club is hosting the event for the ninth straight… Continue reading

Wind Warrior and skipper Vandament take series title / Sailing

Wind Warrior skippered by Dean Vandament finished first in the overall standings in the Flying Sails division of the Oak Harbor Yacht Club’s Magic Juan… Continue reading

North Whidbey falls at district tournament / 8-10 baseball

It was two-and-out for the North Whidbey Little League 8-10 baseball team over the weekend in the district tournament at South Whidbey’s Community Park. North… Continue reading

New aquatic club coach wants swimmers to enjoy sport

For new North Whidbey Aquatic Club coach Frank Comerford, it’s all about the fun. “We will teach technique while focusing on fun and learning about… Continue reading

Bristow, Hardin earn OHHS Athlete of the Year honors

Seniors Camryn Bristow and Dorian Hardin received Oak Harbor High School’s Athlete of the Year awards for 2018-19. Bristow and Hardin not only excelled this… Continue reading

Central Whidbey hammers South Skagit, picks up state berth / 10-12 softball

Earning a trip to the state tournament, the Central Whidbey Little League major (10-12) softball team whipped South Skagit 10-4 Monday, June 17, at Rhododendron… Continue reading

North Whidbey drops district opener / Junior softball

The North Whidbey Little League junior softball team ran into a buzzsaw dressed in South Skagit uniforms in the opening game of the District 11… Continue reading

Central Whidbey rallies for district win / 10-12 softball

After sputtering through the first half of the game, the Central Whidbey Little League 10-12 softball team got into rhythm and raced by Sedro-Woolley 12-5… Continue reading

Photos: Wolves scrimmage Concrete / Football

The Coupeville High School football team closed out its spring football camp with a scrimmage with Concrete at Mickey Clark Field Thursday, June 13. Photographer… Continue reading

OHHS names new coaches / Football, boys basketball

Oak Harbor High School filled two coaching vacancies earlier this month. Athletic Director Jerrod Fleury announced the selection of Marcus Hughes to run the football… Continue reading

State champion Houck seeks regional title / Roping

Five months. That is all it took Oak Harbor’s Katie Houck to become one of the Pacific Northwest’s top high school ropers. Houck, who competes… Continue reading

Coupeville High School names Roberts, Toomey-Stout top athletes

Coupeville High School Athletes of the Year Lindsey Roberts and Sean Toomey-Stout left their imprint all over the Wolves’ sporting scene in 2018-19. The pair… Continue reading

Coupeville, Oak Harbor spring athletes earn all-league honors

Eleven Coupeville and five Oak Harbor High School athletes received first-team, all-league honors this spring. In addition, Coupeville’s Kevin McGranahan was named the North Sound… Continue reading